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Tranquil Seclusion And Convenient Location

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible Bed(s), 1.5 Baths (Sleeps 2-3)

Bar-None Ranch is located on 2+ acres of large oak trees, about one mile from Wimberley Square's restaurants and shops. This is new construction, ADA compliant, with all the necessary conveniences: hot tub, large deck, California-king memory foam mattress plus a double-size futon, huge shower, computer and printer, WiFi, big screen TV and DVD player, fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, central heat and air conditioning. Rainwater collected on site supplies 100% of water. All for less than a five-star hotel!


Owner
Carolyn Walker
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

About Carolyn Walker

We are a retired couple living on the property. We enjoy providing our guests with everything they need, from a bottle of wine to plenty of towels for the hot tub. And we are nearby to help!

Carolyn Walker purchased this house in 2010

Why Carolyn Walker chose Hill Country

We are new to Texas, and we chose Wimberley for its peace and seclusion in a location near Austin and San Antonio. We didn't know these wooded rolling hills existed in Texas until we found Wimberley. As we meet local people, we find lots of talented and famous folks living quietly here in the woods.

What makes this house unique

We love the hills, trees, and wildlife of this property, even though it's only a mile to town. There is usually a gentle breeze coming up the hill to the deck. Deer come to eat the grass and drink from the trough outside the kitchen window. This is what relaxation is about!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for having us. We really enjoyed our stay. Your place is very beautiful and peaceful. . .exactly what we needed for a getaway. Your notes were a sweet and nice touch--very helpful.
Jun 2016
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Amenities

Wimberley House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , Large wheelchair-accessible shower
    Guest Bath Near Living Room - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , California king memory foam mattress
  • Small futon in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
All water is provided by a rainwater collection system with filters and ultraviolet purification.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Tranquil Seclusion And Convenient Location
average rating of 4.9310346 based on 35 reviews
Houston, Texas
5

Very impressed

  • 5 of 5

This vacation home was one of the most well equipped homes I've been too. We enjoyed it immensely and will definitely return. The hot tub u set the stars was really relaxing and Carolyn was a was a wonderful host.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Absolutely wonderful getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Celebrated 50 years of friendship with my best friend! We were looking for a quiet place to have a sewing/quilting retreat and Bar None was perfect! Everything you could need for a week's stay was provided for you and the owners were so nice and accommodating. Highlight was watching all the deer each day and we were lucky enough to see not one but two gray fox!!

Very peaceful setting and very close to town. Even though it was June in Texas, there were wonderful breezes all day. Just a fabulous place! We are already planning next year's retreat!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We will see you next year!
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5

Relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

We spent a very relaxing weekend at Bar-None Ranch. Downtown Wimberly is 5 minutes away and the best BBQ I've ever had is only a scenic 20 minute drive to The Salt Lick. We enjoyed the quietness under the stars in the hot tub and waking up in the morning to a red fox hanging out with the best fed cats I've ever seen along with six deer feeding outside. We live in Dallas and this definitely recharged out batteries. We wish it was longer but we will be back.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

Everything you could need was provided. From towels, to a nice selection of k cups, dvds, music, and a laptop. The hot tub and view from the deck was amazing! Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exceptional property with wonderful owners

  • 5 of 5

You are about to read ANOTHER 5-star review for this property! And I should add that I'm a very particular person to please! From the outset, Carolyn provided extremely timely and attentive customer service. The property is very clean, very well-maintained, nearly new construction, and is in a perfect location. Wimberley is a delightful small Texas town that has much to offer. A highlight for us was the brand new top-of-the-line hot tub that is on the deck. Our month staying here went all too quickly!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We hope to see you again soon.
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Bay City, Texas, USA
5

Bosco

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful say. Could not ask for a nicer place to stay.Brought my grandson we had a blast. Will be back.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
44 Miles
Austin Bergstrom Airport, Austin, Texas
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Woodcreek
Nearest Train
20 Miles
San Marcos, Texas
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Ranch Road 12
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many, from creekside dining to fast food
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
River access at Cypress Falls
Car: necessary

Bar-None Ranch is on a wooded hillside with a deck looking out into the trees. You can see deer, racoons, possums and foxes from your window. Look at the stars from the hot tub, wander the shops in Wimberley Square, or relax with wine on the deck after a day in Austin. Sign up for a Wimberley Zipline Adventure or shop at the huge outlet mall in San Marcos. The San Antonio Riverwalk is about one hour's drive. Check your email and then watch a movie on the big screen TV.

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Rates & Availability

Wimberley House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$195
$950
$1,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

For extra guests beyond 2: $25 per person per night.

Full payment is due to confirm reservations for stays of less than 30 days. Invoice will be sent via PayPal.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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